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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 78
Published: 19 April 2016
10.1159/000442123
EISBN: 978-3-318-05802-4
... Abstract The optimum technique for biopsy assessment of the nature of a major salivary gland mass remains controversial. Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) has been the traditional and popular choice, but sampling of cellular clusters is largely associated with high non-diagnostic and false...
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Series: Monographs in Clinical Cytology
Volume: 25
Published: 11 February 2020
10.1159/000455780
EISBN: 978-3-318-06576-3
... Abstract Liquid biopsies using circulating tumor cells (CTCs) and cell-free DNA have tremendous potential for detecting, monitoring, and treating different cancers. The key rate-limiting factor of CTC-based technology has been the scarcity of recovery of CTCs hampering their downstream...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 195
Published: 22 May 2018
10.1159/000486931
EISBN: 978-3-318-06350-9
... Abstract Renal prognostic factors of chronic kidney disease are important concerns for patients. Kidney biopsy can be used to evaluate not only the activity of the original disease but also various risk factors related to the lifestyle of patients. Considering that lifestyle-related factors...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 190
Published: 29 May 2017
10.1159/000468967
EISBN: 978-3-318-06061-4
..., provided they had no DSA or signs of rejection on a 6-month surveillance biopsy [ 35 ]. Of the 14 patients in the experimental arm, 5 developed AR episodes. In all of them, serial urinary CXCL9 measurements documented incipient rejection as early as 6 weeks prior to the event, whereas in patients whose...
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Series: Fast Facts Collection 2006-2015
Published: 31 October 2014
10.1159/000491243
EISBN: 978-1-908541-78-9
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 181
Published: 13 May 2013
10.1159/000348638
EISBN: 978-3-318-02390-9
... in China. To investigate the changing pattern of PGD in China, we retrospectively analyzed consecutive native renal biopsies performed in our hospital from 1997 to 2011. The patients were grouped according to a 3-year interval, 1997-1999 (period 1), 2000-2002 (period 2), 2003-2005 (period 3), 2006-2008...
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Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 1
Published: 24 May 2012
10.1159/000338353
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9991-7
... specimen of the tumor. Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of uveal melanoma is being performed increasingly for prognostication purposes. Indications, instruments, surgical technique, complications, preparation and processing of the specimen, prognostic factors are described. Classically, the diagnosis...
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Series: Monographs in Clinical Cytology
Volume: 21
Published: 19 October 2011
10.1159/000331037
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9871-2
...’ of a particular entity have been diagnosed as something distinctly different on cytopathological review [ 3 ]. Increasingly intraocular biopsies, such as vitreous tap, pars plana vitrectomy, subretinal aspiration and chorioretinal biopsies, are being performed for diagnostic purposes in cases of vitreous...
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Series: Monographs in Clinical Cytology
Volume: 21
Published: 19 October 2011
10.1159/000331038
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9871-2
... Although there is enough literature on fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) of uveal tumors, the same is not true for retinal tumors, possibly because of the paucity of clear indications and guidelines. Certain general indications and contraindications for FNAB have been formulated based...
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Series: Monographs in Clinical Cytology
Volume: 21
Published: 19 October 2011
10.1159/000331042
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9871-2
... innovations include refinement of fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) technique, instrumentation and sample processing. This review includes appraisal of the imminent changes limited to the field of ophthalmic cytology. Technique and Instrumentations The techniques for intraocular biopsy vary...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 16
Published: 17 June 2009
10.1159/000223688
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9162-1
... Abstract In the context of metabolic bone disorders, obtaining biopsies of iliac bone can be useful for establishing a diagnosis in an individual patient or for investigating pathomechanisms when a series of samples is examined. Although bone specimens are usually decalcified for routine...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 136
Published: 04 October 2001
10.1159/000060190
EISBN: 978-3-318-00751-0
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 134
Published: 20 September 2001
10.1159/000060139
EISBN: 978-3-318-00747-3
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